50 Best Songs From The Musicals

Release Date: 5/22/2012
Catalog Number: 5099932737523
Orchestra/Ensemble: Abbey Road Ensemble
Number of Discs: 3

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Works on This Recording
1. Wouldn't It Be Loverly, song (for the musical My Fair Lady) by Frederick Loewe
Conductor: Simon Lee
Period: Modern
2. The Sound of Music: Do-Re-Mi by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Jean Bayless (Voice)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1959 ; USA
3. Mary Poppins: Chim Chim Cher-ee by Richard M. Sherman
Performer: Barbara Hendricks (Voice)
Conductor: Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble: Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1964 ;
4. Anything Goes: I get a kick out of you by Cole Porter
Performer: Kim Criswell (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1934 ; USA
5. Gigi: Gigi by Frederick Loewe
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Voice)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1958 ; USA
6. Sweeney Todd: Johanna by Stephen Sondheim
Performer: Lambert Wilson (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1979 ; USA
7. Oliver!: Consider Yourself by Lionel Bart
Performer: Tony Tanner (Voice), Dennis Waterman (Voice)
Conductor: Tony Osborne
8. South Pacific: Some enchanted evening by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Samuel Ramey (Voice)
Conductor: Peter Matz
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1949 ; USA
9. Kiss Me, Kate: Wunderbar by Cole Porter
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Voice), Josephine Barstow (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1948 ; USA
10. The Sound of Music: Edelweiss by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Roger Dann (Voice), Jean Bayless (Voice)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1959 ; USA
11. Camelot: If ever I would leave you by Frederick Loewe
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Voice)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1960 ; USA
12. Show Boat: Ol' Man River by Jerome Kern
Performer: Bruce Hubbard (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1927 ; USA
13. Carousel: You'll never walk alone by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Shirley Chapman (Voice)
Conductor: Sam Fonteyn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1945 ; USA
14. The Lion King: Can You Feel the Love Tonight by Elton John
Performer: Martine Mccutcheon (Voice)
Conductor: Simon Lee
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1994 ; England
15. Can-can: I love Paris by Cole Porter
Performer: Kim Criswell (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1953 ; USA
16. Flower Drum Song: You Are Beautiful by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Kevin [Vocals] Scott (Voice), Ida Shepley (Voice)
Period: Modern
17. Carousel: If I loved you by Richard Rodgers
Performer: John Raitt (Voice)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1945 ; USA
18. Standing on the corner by Frank Loesser
Performer: Peter Rhodes (Voice), Alan [Vocals] Thomas (Voice), John Lloyd Parry (Voice), Jack Deleon (Voice)
Conductor: Kenneth Alwyn
Period: Modern
19. Annie Get Your Gun: They say it's wonderful by Irving Berlin
Performer: Kim Criswell (Voice), Thomas Hampson (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1946 ; USA
20. The Sound of Music: The sound of music by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Jean Bayless (Voice)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1959 ; USA
21. Beauty and the Beast: If I can't love her by Alan Menken
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Voice)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Period: 20th Century
22. Show Boat: Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man by Jerome Kern
Performer: Teresa Stratas (Voice), Karla Burns (Voice), Frederica Von Stade (Voice), Bruce Hubbard (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1927 ; USA
23. My Fair Lady: I could have danced all night by Frederick Loewe
Performer: Anne Rogers (Voice)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956 ; USA
24. Chicago: All That Jazz by John Kander
Conductor: Gareth Valentine
Period: 20th Century
25. Wizard of Oz: Over the Rainbow by Harold Arlen
Performer: Becky Jane Taylor (Voice)
Conductor: Simon Hale
Period: 20th Century
26. Follies: Losing My Mind by Stephen Sondheim
Performer: Donna [Vocals] Hazelton (Voice)
Conductor: Gareth Valentine
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1970 ; USA
27. The Winner takes it all by Benny Andersson
Performer: Martine Mccutcheon (Voice)
Conductor: Simon Lee
Period: 20th Century
28. Perchance to Dream: We'll gather lilacs by Ivor Novello
Performer: Moira Anderson (Voice)
Conductor: Robin Stapleton
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1945 ; England
29. I won't send roses by Jerry Herman
Performer: Howard McGillin (Voice)
Conductor: Julian Kelly
Period: Contemporary
30. Mary Poppins: Feed the birds by Richard M. Sherman
Performer: Barbara Hendricks (Voice)
Conductor: Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble: Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
31. Oliver!: As Long as He Needs Me by Lionel Bart
Performer: Alma Cogan (Voice)
Conductor: Tony Osborne
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1960 ;
32. The Sound of Music: My favorite things by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Constance Shacklock (Voice), Jean Bayless (Voice)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1959 ; USA
33. Anything Goes: You're the Top by Cole Porter
Performer: Kim Criswell (Voice), Cris Groenendaal (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
34. Kiss Me, Kate: Where Is the Life that Late I Led by Cole Porter
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Voice)
Conductor: John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1948 ; USA
35. Don't Rain on My Parade, song (for the musical Funny Girl) by Jule Styne
Performer: Donna [Vocals] Hazelton (Voice)
Conductor: Gareth Valentine
Written: 1964 ;
36. Oliver!: Food, Glorious Food! by Lionel Bart
Conductor: Tony Osborne
Period: Modern
37. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum: Comedy Tonight by Stephen Sondheim
Performer: Frankie Howerd (Voice)
Conductor: Alyn Ainsworth
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1962 ; USA
38. Wonderful Town: Ohio by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Audra McDonald (Voice), Kim Criswell (Voice)
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1952 ; USA
39. One, song (from "A Chorus Line") by Marvin Hamlisch
Conductor: Gareth Valentine
Period: Modern
40. She Loves Me, song (from "She Loves Me") by Jerry Bock
Performer: Gary Raymond (Voice)
Conductor: Alyn Ainsworth
Period: Modern
41. Leaning on a Lamp Post, song (from "Me and My Girl") by Noel Gay
Performer: Robert Lindsay (Voice)
Conductor: Ian Hughes
Period: Modern
42. West Side Story: Maria by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: David Holliday (Voice)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
43. Oklahoma: Oh, what a beautiful mornin' by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Samuel Ramey (Voice)
Conductor: Peter Matz
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1943 ; USA
44. Les Misérables: I Dreamed a Dream by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Performer: Lesley Garrett (Voice)
Conductor: Philip Ellis
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1980 ;
45. Les Misérables: Bring Him Home by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Voice)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1980 ;
46. Man of La Mancha: The Impossible Dream by Mitchell Leigh
Performer: John Raitt (Voice)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1965 ; USA
47. Any Dream Will Do, song (for the musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat) by Andrew L. Webber
Performer: Paul [Vocal] Jones (Voice)
Conductor: Geoff Love
Written: 1968 ;
48. Seventy-Six Trombones, song (from "The Music Man") by Meredith Willson
Performer: Van Johnson (Voice)
Period: Modern
Written: 1957 ; United States of Ame
49. The Music of the Night, song (from "The Phantom of the Opera") by Andrew L. Webber
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Voice)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Written: 1986 ;
50. Don't Cry for Me Argentina, song (for "Evita") by Andrew L. Webber
Performer: Ruthie Henshall (Voice)
Conductor: Matthew Freeman
Written: 1976 ;
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